Mary Jo Adamson (M.J. Adamson)

Mary Jo Adamson was born in Moline, Illinois. She began her career as a high school English teacher in Seneca, Illinois. She is the creator of:
1. 'Balthazar Marten and Sixto Gardenas', a homicide detective from the NYPD and a Puerto Rican cop (as 'M.J. Adamson').
2. 'Michael Merrick', a newspaperman in Boston, Massachusetts in the 19th century.


Titles and year of publication:  

'Balthazar Marten and Sixto Gardenas' Novels (as 'M.J. Adamson')
 1) Not Till a Hot January  1987
 2) A February Face  1987
 3) Remember March  1988
 4) April When They Woo  1988
 5) May's Newfangled Mirth  1989
'Michael Merrick' Novels
 1) The Blazing Tree  2000
 2) The Elusive Voice  2001